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March 11, 2020

Rep Blumenauer: Upcoming Veterans Medical Marijuana Vote In Congress

"Currently, VA healthcare providers, however, are prohibited from providing the paperwork necessary to complete a state-legal medical cannabis recommendation, forcing military veterans to seek the advice of a private, out-of-network physician. Seeking care is hard enough, and we should not make it even harder for our veterans." - Rep. Earl Blumenauer
March 7, 2020

Weekly Legislative Roundup 3/7/20

Welcome to the latest edition of NORML's Weekly Legislative Roundup!
March 5, 2020

Virginia: Legislature Approves Decriminalization and Medical Cannabis Bills

Both chambers voted to decriminalize marijuana, legalize medical cannabis, and study a regulatory framework for adult-use
March 3, 2020

Why New York’s MRTA gets an A- & the CRTA gets a C-

New York State is set to legalize and regulate cannabis for adult-use, and improve our existing medical marijuana and hemp programs by April 1st with the 2020-2021 NYS Budget. But our work isn’t over yet and we need to fight for SMART legalization now more than ever!